Day Trip to Lagiewniki - Wadowice - Kalwaria Zebrzydowska From Krakow
Take this St. John Paul II and St. Sister Faustina's remembrance tour by minibus, walking in the Footsteps of Saints. Take a half day pilgrimage, small-group tour to Sister Faustina's Sanctuary, St. John Paul II's Sanctuary, St. John Paul II's home town and the Way of the Cross in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The tour includes a visit to the Divine Mercy Sanctuary in Lagiewniki, Kalwaria Zebrzydowska and Wadowice - Pope John Paul II birthplace and museum.
This half day tour to Sister Faustina’s Sanctuary, Pope John Paul II’s home town and the Way of the Cross in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska will lead you through Pilgrimmage route of Polish most famous saints.
First you will see the Lagiewniki Sanctuary in Krakow, which is well known thanks to Saint Sister Faustina, who lies in the church of St. Joseph, built in the 19th century. Faustina promulgated the worship of God’s Charity and painting "Jesus, I Trust You”. This painting is also placed in the church. Sister Faustina was blessed in Lagiewniki. The church became a destination place for numerous pilgrimages, and pilgrimages from all over Europe arrive to pray in front of the miraculous likeness and St. Faustina’s tomb.
Then you vill visit the Sanctuary of Saint John Paul II in Lagiewniki - located close to the Shrine of Devine Mercy, the Have No Fear! Center is currently one of the most visited churches in Krakow. Dedicated to John Paul II, contains the relics and souvenirs of the Saint.
Afterwards you will also pay visit to Kalwaria Zebrzydowska - a popular destination for travellers and pilgrims. There is a famous Way of the Cross with 42 chapels illustrating the Christ’s passion. Among other historic sights, the noteworthy ones are: the church and the monastery of Friars Observants, dating back to the 17th century, as well as their rich furnishing. The famous, reportedly miraculous picture of Our Lady of Kalwaria is particularly interesting.
Finally, you will arrive in Wadowice, the Town where St. John Paul II was born. You will visit His Family Home Museum and parish church dating back to the 15th century.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Please note that hotel pick-ups will take place between 8:00am to 9:10am and you will need to contact the local operator to confirm your pick up point & time"
Between 8:00am and 9:00am
Duration: 8 Hours
Selected centrally located Krakow hotels
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.